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A familiar name may be your safest way to get involved in this emerging category.Wearable Tech
Wearables are coming into the enterprise whether we are prepared for it or not. This new consumer trend is frequently making headlines with the emergence of fitness bands and smartwatches, Google Glass and even rings on our fingers.
It makes sense: technology has become an integral part of our …Wearable Tech
BMW Group banks on its Silicon Valley’s skunkwerks to innovate in the fashion-forward realm of active safety.
BMW Group just unveiled an eyewear product concept that uses augmented reality technology to display virtual information overlaid on a driver’s view of the road. The glasses, dubbed Mini …Driving
As the power of the Internet continues to transform lives, could consumer wearable technology revolutionise the healthcare industry?
The major …Medical Technology
Adidas is betting on wearables to shape its single customer view, kitting out trainers and apparel with near-field communications (NFC) in the hope …Adidas
Cisco booth 221 at EMC World 2015: Stop, Win, and Save (SWS)
I’m looking forward to EMC World 2015 at the Venetian in Las Vegas where thousands of attendees will meet and learn about the latest in storage, networking, and solutions. To that end of learning more, this year it is easier and more …Cisco Systems
One of the many challenges facing the wearable market is determining what exactly the wearable device can provide that other devices don’t already …Internet of Things
Pressured by an aging population that increasingly suffers from chronic diseases, the health care sector is turning to technology to provide the building blocks for better care at lower costs. The technology sector has gratefully accepted this invitation and has begun bringing solutions to the …Medical Technology
As I write this, hundreds of emergency services, charities, disaster relief agencies and volunteers are doing their best to help people affected by the terrible Nepalese earthquake which struck during the weekend. And Big Data is playing its part, too – with crowdsourced, data-driven efforts to …Earthquakes
Maybe stopping hackers isn’t always that hard.
That may be difficult to imagine if you follow the headlines. In late 2013, America entered the age of the megabreach when Target Corp. lost 40 million credit-card numbers to Russian-speaking hackers. Since then there’s been Home Depot Inc., Adobe …Security
January this year witnessed the largest healthcare breach to date in which the personal records of 80 million individuals were compromised. It also marked an apparent change in focus from attacks on delivery organizations to healthcare payers. Last week two additional health insurers reported that …Health Care
Q: What does the Internet of Things mean for small business?
A: From smart thermostats to cars, the Internet of Things (IoT) is an ecosystem of devices that kicked off Web 3.0. We asked Andy Smith, general partner at Center Electric, a San Francisco-based venture capital firm focused exclusively on …Internet of Things
The Internet of Things sounds more like J.J. Abrams’ next sci-fi thriller than a major inflection point in business technology. Which makes the fact that IoT is about to invade the business landscape on a massive scale somewhat ironic—and wholly appropriate.
Enterprises have been tossed by some …Internet of Things
Alongside San Francisco and New York, London is one of the world's most innovative cities. After all, the Brits did invent the World Wide Web.
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There's a celebrated cluster of technology companies in east London, known as Tech City. It is all centered around the Old Street …England
We’ve had software as a service, platform as a service and data as a service. Now, by mixing them all together and massively upscaling the amount of data involved, we’ve arrived at Big Data as a Service (or BDaaS, and it’s pronounced how you will).
It might not be a term you’re familiar with yet, …Big Data
Cisco leads in Packet Core Market Share according to Infonetics Research Data.
So Spring is finally here in the New England Area, the snow is finally gone after a record breaking snow fall totals, and the flowers are starting to sprout.
Last week, we announced that ACG Research again confirmed that …Networking
Waze is a navigation system with a difference. Traditional GPS navigation systems used in cars first determine where the car is, then they identify a …
A Stanford student is spotlighting the women making waves in tech with her blog Women of Silicon Valley.
"One of the biggest challenges for women in tech is feeling alone and outnumbered," Lea Coligado told The Huffington Post. The college junior hails from Dallas, Texas, and she studies computer …Women's News
If you’re planning a vacation, you probably got more than a little help from the Internet, whether it was searching for inspiration, buying tickets, reserving accommodations or researching attractions. According to a 2014 survey by PhoCusWright, consumers use an average of 6.5 sites and devices for …U.S. Travel
The future of cars is steadily coming sharper into focus with every advancement of technology they receive, and it looks like autonomy is going to be …Driving
Cisco President Rob Lloyd and SDN expert Frank D'Agostino debunk the myth that white box switches save money
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Google, Apple, Microsoft, Facebook and Amazon: These juggernauts are at the forefront of the tech industry. And with that success comes an ever-expanding workforce, and the need for a place to put them. To keep pace with growth, these companies have been making the requisite real-estate deals in …Google
A company that makes robots designed to work closely with humans has a new version that addresses the limitations of its first effort.In a workshop …Robots
There are few things that age well – take Twinkies or George Clooney, for example. However, techies know that “cutting-edge” technology usually means …Retro
Editor’s note: Nino Marakovic is the CEO and managing director of Sapphire Ventures. Rajeev Dham is a vice president at Sapphire Ventures.
Given the success of Box, it’s hard to imagine that founder Aaron Levie believes he should have done something differently in the company’s early years. However, …SaaS
According to a new report from MarketResearch.com, the healthcare Internet of Things market segment is poised to hit $117 billion by 2020. Depending on the company talking about it, you will hear different terms: Internet of Things (abbreviated IoT by many companies), Internet of Everything …
Cisco is bringing Clouds to the Sunshine state, but we won’t let it rain on our parade.
Cisco is heading to the Sunshine state for the annual SAPPHIRE NOW and ASUG Annual Conference, May 5–7, at the Orange County
Convention Center in Orlando, Florida and our bench is packed this year. We will showcase …SAP HANA
Sophie de Oliveira Barata makes bespoke prosthetics through the Alternative Limb Project that, while beautiful and functional, can make a real impact on the lives of their wearers.
After one of her clients, ex-serviceman Ryan Seary, lost part of his left leg and left arm when clearing mines in …Prosthetics
A team of researchers from Yahoo Labs has developed a much affordable alternative to fingerprint sensors for phones. It's a biometric system called "Bodyprint," and it only needs devices' capacitive touchscreen displays to authenticate body parts. Since displays have lower input resolution compared …Scanners